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What does STS stand for?

STS stands for State Training School (various locations)

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  • Military and Government

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00 Hardcover HV6557 Drawing on the case files of the State Training school of Geneva, Illinois, Rembis, a visiting scholar in disability studies at the University of Buffalo, presents this history of delinquent girls in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Because in the United States there is not a tradition of state training schools, dance companies have had to use ingenuity in creating ways to feed the profession.
In order to fund its delinquency prevention programs, Deschutes County worked out an arrangement with the state by which the county could share in the savings produced by its reduction in state training school placements.
The appeals court reversed, finding that the state training school qualified as a correctional facility under the fee-limiting provisions of the Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA) and that the class of juvenile inmates was not a "prevailing party" because the agreement approved by the district court did not provide for any contempt remedies.